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Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 7:00pm
Sara Meyers, Esq. will be speaking
For Chappaqua Continuing Education
At Horace Greeley High School, 70 Roaring Brook Rd, Chappaqua, NY 10514
On “Aging in Place: A Guide to Growing Older at Home (Part 1)Utilizing a Trust for Your Elder Law and Estate Planning Needs: The Pros and Cons”
$30 fee, or free for Chappaqua Seniors
To register, contact Fran Colandreo Flamino /
[email protected]

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Friday, May 10, 2022 at 7:30pm
Anthony Enea, Esq. will be speaking
At The Italian Club of Mahopac –
141 Buckshollow Road, Mahopac, NY 10541
On “The Nuts and Bolts of Estate and Financial Planning”
To register, contact Giulio Cefaloni / [email protected]

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 12:00pm
Lauren Enea, Esq. will be speaking for
The Association on Aging in New York (Elder Law Series)
What Happens When Someone Dies Without a Will?
Zoom Webinar (must register in advance)
To register, contact Evi Stilson-Ouderkirk / [email protected]
 
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Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 2:00pm
Samantha Lyons, Esq. will be speaking for
The Tuckahoe Public Library on
What is a Power of Attorney and Why Do I Need One?
Zoom Webinar
To register, contact Miriam Saphra / [email protected]
 
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Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 1:00pm
Sara Meyers, Esq. will be speaking for
Yonkers Neighborhood Naturally Occurring Retirement Community (NNORC) on
Aging in Place: A Guide to Growing Older at Home (Part 2)
Zoom Webinar
To register, contact Sally Pinto, NNORC Coordinator / 914-391-1323 / [email protected]
 
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Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at 2:00pm
Lauren Enea, Esq. will be speaking for
The Tuckahoe Public Library on
What Happens When Someone Dies Without a Will?
Zoom Webinar
To register, contact Miriam Saphra / [email protected]

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Urges Estate Planning Haste Ahead of New Medicaid Home Care Lookback Period

Westchester County, N.Y. (January 19, 2022) – For more than a decade, New Yorkers had been able to receive Medicaid home care services without fear of a lookback period. On April 1, 2022, however, that may come to an end.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Explores the Estate Implications of Divorce Later in Life

Westchester County, N.Y. (December 10, 2021) – Westchester County elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, Esq., member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., recently welcomed matrimonial attorney John A. Pappalardo, Esq.

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Top Lawyers: Anthony J Enea of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano On The 5 Things You Need To Become A Top Lawyer In Elder Law

Westchester County, N.Y. (October 28, 2021) – Be a good person. What goes around comes around! Being a resource and helpful to others goes a long way. I always respond to inquiries for information from fellow attorneys.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorneys Anthony J. Enea and Lauren C. Enea Shed Light on the Durable Power of Attorney

Westchester County, N.Y. (October 27, 2021) – Westchester County elder law attorney Lauren C. Enea of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y. recently sat down with the firm’s managing member, Anthony J. Enea, for a special episode of the Talking Seniors podcast on the durable power of attorney. Why Everyone Should Have a Durable Power of Attorney” explores the importance of the document as well as its advantages over both springing and general powers of attorney.

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Super Lawyers Recognizes Five Attorneys at Westchester County Elder Law Firm Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP

Westchester County, N.Y. (September 30, 2021) – The law firm of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP, located in White Plains & Somers, N.Y., is pleased to announce that two members and three associates have been recognized in the 2021 New York Metro edition of Super Lawyers. Members Anthony J. Enea and Sara E. Meyers have been selected by their peers as Super Lawyers in the practice area of Estate & Probate. Samantha A. Lyons, senior associate; Lauren C. Enea, associate; and Stella King, associate; have been named Rising Stars.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Named 2022 “Best Lawyer”

Westchester County, N.Y. (August 19, 2021) – Westchester County elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 28th edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Elder Law and Trusts and Estates.

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The Consequences of Being in Denial About a Loved One’s Deteriorating Condition

Having practiced elder law for almost 35 years I have witnessed first-hand family members downplaying the severity of their elderly mother, father, grandparents, or loved one’s diminishing physical and mental condition. The best example I can give is when I ask a family member to describe their loved one’s physical condition and whether they are having any difficulties standing and/or walking, the most common response received is that they are “ok.”

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Lauren C. Enea Offers Insights on Estate Planning for Younger Adults

Westchester County, N.Y. (July 19, 2021) – Westchester elder law attorney Lauren C. Enea, an associate at Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., recently shed light on Caring.com’s 2021 Wills and Estate Planning Study, which found that nearly one in two younger adults were prompted by COVID-19 to engage in estate planning – surpassing all other age groups. Those between 18-34 years old are, for the first time, more likely than middle-aged adults to have a last will and testament

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Explores When to Start Receiving Social Security Benefits

Westchester County, N.Y. (June 16, 2021) – Westchester County elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., recently welcomed Michael Pine, co-founder and managing partner of thinkWealth LLC, for a special episode of the Talking Seniors podcast on Social Security benefits. “When to Take Your Social Security” explores different strategies and options to consider regarding the ideal time to begin receiving Social Security retirement benefits.

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Pace University’s Haub Law Announces $25,000 Scholarship Gift from Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea

Westchester County, N.Y. (April 14, 2021) – Pace University’s Elisabeth Haub School of Law is pleased to announce a scholarship gift of $25,000 from elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, Esq., a 1985 Haub Law graduate and managing member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, NY. The Anthony J. Enea, Esq.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Lauren C. Enea Recognized with Outstanding New Lawyer Award

Westchester County, N.Y. (March 12, 2021) – Westchester County elder law attorney Lauren C. Enea, Esq. was recently honored at the Westchester County Bar Association’s Virtual Annual Meeting and Pre-Spring Social with the Outstanding New Lawyer Award.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Explores Assisted Living in a COVID-19 World

Westchester County, N.Y. (February 19, 2021) – On March 3, Westchester County elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., will welcome Grace Ferri of United Hebrew of New Rochelle for a special episode of the Talking Seniors podcast addressing long-term care in a COVID-19 world.

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The Long-Awaited Modifications to the Statutory Short Form Power of Attorney Have Been Enacted

The changes to the New York Statutory Short Form Power of Attorney (POA) are long overdue. The last revision occurred nearly 10 years ago, and the present POA form has been regarded as unduly complicated and burdensome to both prepare and execute (especially for seniors).

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Launches New ‘Talking Seniors’ Podcast

Westchester County, N.Y. (January 6, 2021) – Westchester County elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea, member of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., is pleased to announce the launch of Talking Seniors, a new interactive podcast covering important legal and financial topics for seniors and their loved ones.

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If Covid-19 Is Not Enough to Motivate You to Get Your Estate and Elder Law Planning and Affairs in Order, What Is?

For the past nine (9) months I have received calls from individuals who are typically not motivated to engage in estate planning because of their age and belief that it will be many years before they need to confront their mortality.

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To Gift or Not to Gift? Tis the Question for the Season!

With the holidays fast approaching, many parents and grandparents will be deciding whether to make significant monetary and/or property gifts to their children, grandchildren and other loved ones.

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Seniors and the Disabled Get a Needed Reprieve from the Imposition of the new Penalty and Lookback Period for Community Medicaid

For many years New Yorkers were eligible for Medicaid home care services without worrying about the five (5) year look back period for non-exempt asset transfers (gifts), which is imposed for Medicaid nursing home eligibility.

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Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano Named “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers for Eleventh Consecutive Year

The law firm of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP has been selected by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for inclusion in their 2021 “Best Law Firms” in the fields of Elder Law and Trusts & Estates for the New York metropolitan region. This marks the eleventh consecutive year that the firm, with offices in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., has been recognized for its professional excellence.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorneys Anthony J. Enea and Sara E. Meyers Named 2020 “Super Lawyers”

Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP members Anthony J. Enea and Sara E. Meyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in New York Metro Super Lawyers 2020 in the field of Elder Law.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Launches “Pandemics & Planning” YouTube Series

In response to the surge in demand for wills and estate planning during the COVID-19 pandemic, Westchester County elder law attorney Anthony J. Enea has launched a new YouTube series sharing insights on a variety of pertinent topics.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Sheds Light on New Medicaid Home Care Eligibility Rules

Significant changes to the New York Medicaid program will soon affect the ability of seniors to obtain the Medicaid home care services they need.

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Be Mindful of Estate Planning Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

<The coronavirus may prove to be the master teacher of our lifetime. The lessons are hard. Some we’ve grasped, some will come later, and others we may miss entirely. One of the first lessons: plan for the unexpected today, because who knows about tomorrow.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Sheds Light on COVID-19 Estate Planning Essentials

With many recent changes in the law concerning Medicaid as well as the realities of the pandemic, adults of all ages should take a proactive role in planning for their future.

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In the Wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic Estate Planning Should be Top of Mind

Thoughtful, informed planning is essential – especially as it relates to personal finances and healthcare.

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4 Lessons Coronavirus Can Teach Us About Estate Planning

Now, more than ever, it’s time to put an estate plan into place so that you can protect yourself and your family.

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Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP Launches Weekly Facebook Live Estate Planning Series

While home isolation presents certain unique legal challenges, most estate planning can still be handled remotely.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Offers Insights on Estate Planning in 2020

According to a recent Caring.com survey, an overwhelming 78 percent of millennials (ages 18-36) and 64 percent of Generation X (ages 37-53) do not have a last will and testament.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Lauren C. Enea Recognized with Millennial Award

Westchester County elder law attorney Lauren C. Enea, Esq., an associate at Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP in White Plains and Somers, N.Y., was recently honored at Westfair Communications’ 2019 Millennial Awards.

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Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP Welcomes Associate Attorney Stella King

The law firm of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP, with offices in Somers and White Plains, N.Y., is pleased to announce Stella King (of Tarrytown) has joined the firm as an associate attorney.

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Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano Named “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers for Tenth Consecutive Year

The law firm of Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP has been selected by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for inclusion in their 2019 “Best Law Firms” in the fields of Elder Law and Trusts & Estates for the New York metropolitan region.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorneys Anthony J. Enea and Sara E. Meyers Named 2019 “Super Lawyers”

Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP members Anthony J. Enea and Sara E. Meyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in New York Metro Super Lawyers 2019 in the field of Elder Law.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Named “Best Lawyer”

Enea’s legal excellence recognized by The Best Lawyers of America for ninth consecutive year.

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Westchester Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Sheds Light on Pooled Community Trusts for Medicaid Home Care

For many disabled seniors in New York, a pooled community trust is critical in allowing them to continue to retain their monthly income while residing at home and receiving Medicaid home care.

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Four Easy to Keep New Year’s Resolutions

We are fast approaching that time of year when many of us feel compelled to make resolutions that are often very difficult to keep.

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Recognition for Lawyers, Law Firms

Elder Law Attorney Anthony Enea Receives Service Award from Pace University’s Elisabeth Haub School of Law

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Anthony J. Enea: Tax reform and the importance of long-term care planning

Tax Reform and the Importance of Long Term Care Planning

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